Category Archive: venting


Why haven’t I been writing lately? Is it a lack of inspiration? It shouldn’t be. I live in the city that never sleeps. The cup of inspiration should overfloweth. Is it a staid… Continue reading

I Just Can’t Get Into It

Inspired by my dear friend over at Kunjulam, I thought I’d give this SoulPancake activity by @gaumercake a go. List three cultural phenomena people freak out over but you just can’t seem to… Continue reading

The Warning

How do I feel about The Warning? The pre-admittance admittance that an admittance is coming. The: “Well, to be honest…” The: “Okay don’t get offended but…” The: “You may not like this, but…”… Continue reading

Single until proven taken…by social media

Me, tweeting at 10:30pm on a Monday night, while I sit alone in my house because one roommate has been home in Chicago for the past week and a half and the other… Continue reading

Here’s “the Situation:”

I really try not to be a snob. But when I am in a room in which the main topic of discussion is the latest episode of Jersey Shore, all I can think… Continue reading

Critique of a Common Colloquialism

How often do you ask someone the question, “How are you?”  And how often do you actually care? If you’re anything like me, you answered “often” to the first query and “rarely” to… Continue reading


To begin, you have to realize how much I love Caliente.  He became mine on November 1, 2008.  His name means “hot” in Spanish, and I affectionately call him Cal.  He never betrays… Continue reading

I could tell you, but then I’d have to kill you.

There are no secrets in high school.  And once the “secret” is out, it’s never forgotten. As a senior, I should be well educated on this.  I have been both the subject of… Continue reading